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Gender: Male Meaning of Erik: "eternal ruler" Origin of Erik: Spelling variation of Eric Erik's Popularity in 2018: #378

The name Erik is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "eternal ruler". Erik is ranked #378 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Spooky Halloween Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change two letters (5 names)".

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